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When is Fury vs Hunter?
Hughie Fury could face Michael Hunter in Saturday 11th February 2023 at Resorts World Arena in Birmingham.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
The contest would be a final eliminator for the WBA heavyweight championship of the world.
Fury vs Hunter stats
Hughie Fury would step into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Michael Hunter would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Hunter would have advantage in power over Fury, with a 70% knock out percentage over Fury's 58%.
Hughie Fury is the younger man by 6 years, at 28 years old.
Fury has a height advantage of 4 inches over Hunter.
Both Hughie Fury & Michael Hunter fight out of an orthodox stance.
Fury is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 13 days later than Hunter, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 23 more professional rounds, 160 to Hunter's 137.
Fury vs Hunter form
Fury has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Christian Hammer on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Mariusz Wach on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Pavel Sour on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Manchester Arena, Lancashire.
Before that, he had been beaten by Alexander Povetkin on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
He had won against Samuel Peter on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Hunter has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he drew Jerry Forrest on 2nd December 2021 by split draw in their 10 round contest at Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Mike Wilson on 3rd August 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Hulu Theater at MSG, New York.
Going into that contest, he had drawn with Alexander Povetkin on 7th December 2019 by split draw in their 12 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had defeated Sergey Kuzmin on 13th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
He had won against Fabio Maldonado on 25th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
In terms of recent activity, Hughie Fury has been fighting more than Michael Hunter.
Hughie Fury last fought 1 year, 3 months and 14 days ago, while Michael Hunter's last outing was 1 year, 1 month and 28 days ago.
Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Hunter's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
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